If the new policy takes effect, what changes will it bring to applicants?
Under the requirements of the new regulations, H1B registration will be divided into four salary levels (Level 1, 2,3, 4, 1). Applicants with the highest salary level have the right to apply for H1B first. After the application of the highest salary level is completed, the process Will move to the next level, and so on, until the HXNUMXB quota that year is allotted.
Under the new policy,
Level 1 group destroyed?Applicants with the lowest salary standard will not be selected
Level 2 has the opportunity:Meet Level II Only 75% of them will be selected.
Level 3 &4 are stable!The two highest levels will be selected first, with a selection rate of 100%.
Take the salary published by the LCA of Santa Clara County, Silicon Valley where technology giants gather, and the position of Software Developer as an example
Engineers under 12 have little chance of obtaining a work visa unless they can get a promotion and raise their salary before the end of the opt;
If you want to be selected, the annual salary needs to be at least 12.
In the end, the most affected are new graduates with American degrees or entry levelEmployee.
BesidesThis proposal does not satisfy the merits (merit-based) The starting point is to not rule out the abuse of H-1B, such as changing the Title application with a low salary standard, or applying with the lower standard County standard, etc.It can only be said that this policy has fulfilled Trump's wish for the sole purpose of combating foreign workers.